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Assistant/Associate Professor - Nursing

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing (2 positions)

Effective Date

August 18, 2014 (Fall Semester)

Salary Range

Commensurate with training and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A doctorate in nursing (e.g. DNP, PhD, or DNSc), doctorate in a related field, or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree by August 1, 2014
  • Eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in California
  • Demonstrated potential for effective teaching at the University level
  • Demonstrated potential for successful research, scholarly and creative activities
  • Commitment to and/or expertise in educating a diverse student population

Desired/Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in nursing with advanced practice specialization as a nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist
  • National certification as appropriate to clinical or functional area
  • Recent work experience in clinical setting (within the past 5 years)
  • Background in epidemiology, statistics, public health, or psychiatric mental health
  • Experience as a nursing educator in didactic or clinical courses in postsecondary nursing programs
  • Ability to teach in more than one clinical area
  • Record of research, publication or other scholarly and/or creative endeavors
  • Ability to work effectively in a team-teaching, collegial setting
  • Current knowledge of practice issues
  • Previous experience in curriculum development and instructional technology
  • Success in obtaining external funding through grants and contracts


  • Teach didactic and clinical courses at the undergraduate, graduate, and/or doctoral level
  • Participate in curriculum development, course assessment, student recruitment and retention, advise nursing majors; serve as a member of thesis, direct project, and comprehensive exam committees
  • Serve as a liaison between clinical agency personnel and the School of Nursing
  • Maintain ongoing program of scholarship leading to publication

The School of Nursing at California State University, Long Beach welcomes and encourages diversity.  We seek applicants and nominations from those who have experience teaching, mentoring, and developing research in ways that effectively address individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds.  The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning.  California State University, Long Beach is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.


Required Documentation

  • Letter of application addressing the minimum and desired/preferred qualifications
  • Curriculum vitae (include current e-mail address)
  • Three current letters of recommendation (one attesting to teaching effectiveness)
  • A copy of transcripts from institution awarding highest degree
  • Finalists will also be required to submit a signed SC-1 form and an official transcript

Applications, required documentation, and/or requests for information should be addressed to:

Kathy Engberg

California State University, Long Beach

School of Nursing

1250 Bellflower Boulevard

Long Beach, CA 90840-0301


Application Deadline

  • Review of applications to begin October 30, 2013

  • Position opened until filled (or recruitment canceled).

CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, political affiliation, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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